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Font found in Font Book but does not show up in Word

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I've installed .ttf fonts and they show up in Font Book, but cannot see them in Applications such as Word.  Using OS X Lion

It is located in Desktop/Library/FontCollections/Windows Office Compatible Collection/

I've downloaded fonts from the same site with success.  Fonts appear to be valid (no yellow triangle errors).

  • Grant Bennet-Alder Level 8 Level 8 (48,110 points)
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    Nov 28, 2012 7:21 PM (in response to SD85296)

    After installation, fonts may no be available to running Applications until after a Restart.

     

    Long ago, Word used to use a subset of all the Installed fonts. If you wanted to add another font that was alrready installed on your System, you had to add it to the list inside Word. I am not a User of the current version, so I do not know if that is still true.

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